Ordway Staff


Jamie Grant, President and CEO
Nikki Glaser, Executive Assistant to the President and CEO


Rod Kaats, Producing Artistic Director
Rachel Murch-D’Olimpio, General Manager
Aaron Wheeler, Management Associate

Communications and Inclusion

Toya Stewart Downey, Director of Communications and Inclusion

Programming, Education & Community Engagement

Shelley Quiala, Vice President of Programming, Education, and Community Engagement
Kelli Foster Warder, Director of Education and Producing Associate
Dayna Martinez, Artistic Director of Community and Education Programming
Andre Bennington, Director of Programming
Jenea Rewertz-Targui, Manager of Community Programs and Access Initiatives
Tommy Sar, Coordinator of Community Programs
Sarah WiechmannCoordinator of School and Community Ticketing
Jess Grams, Coordinator of Weave Community Engagement
Chloe Chambers, Coordinator of School Programs
Sarah Witte-JacobsCoordinator of Programming and Engagement Operations


Diane Nixa, Vice President of Advancement
Leah DixonDirector of Individual Giving and Advancement Operations
Hayden HowlandAnnual Fund Manager
Micah Minnema, Director of Institutional Relations
Annie Deering, Events Manager
Erin da Costa, Institutional Partnerships Coordinator
Mai Vang, Advancement Operations Coordinator
Mary Meyers, Prospect Research Associate

Business Resources

Christine Sagstetter, Executive Vice President and CFO
Cindy Cameron, Senior Accountant
Jeffrey Couture, Senior Accountant
Paul Hattouni, Controller
Sondra Mann, Workflow Coordinator
Tammy Cohen, Interim Human Resources Director
Leslie Brandt, Rental and Contract Director

Marketing and Audience Development

Christine Dennis, Vice President of Marketing and Audience Development
Kristina MacKenzie, Director of Marketing
Karli McDonald, Media Buyer
Shellae Mueller, Marketing Manager
Anna Hopps, Web and Digital Content Specialist
Jeffrey MillerSocial Media and Content Coordinator
Jennifer BurksMarketing Operations Coordinator
Andrea Corich, Ticket Services Manager
Lucas Chase, Ticket Services Supervisor
Jeffrey Witschen, Ticket Services Database Coordinator
Tammie Weinfurtner, Director of Guest Services
Susan Biales, House Manager
Kasey Tunell, Guest Services Staff and Volunteer Coordinator
Ryan Heinritz, Corporate Sales and Promotions Manager
Amy Fleischacker, Food and Beverage Coordinator
Ticket Services Coordinators – Graham Barr, Kerry Landin, Claire Goulson
Ticket Services AssociatesAnthony Ceballos, Brian Holmer, Isaac Mayhew, Brittany McMillan, Crystal Nibbe, Andrea Nicholson, Amanda Schuester, Christina Meric
Bar SupervisorsEllen Carle, Christine Hansen, Lawrence Lawyer
Event SupervisorsCraig Cerrato, Jennifer Gibson, Myrna Halbach, Kathleen Pascuzzi, Kate Pierce, Mary Kay Schladweiler, Paul Ward
Floor SupervisorsSandy Batz, Kathy Garlock, Katie Gentner, Michelle Hackett, John Hedlund, Bryan Holmer, Lorena Klinnert, Melanie LaCasse, William PanKratz, Al Riel, Amy Zsohar

Building Operations and Production

Andy Luft, Vice President of Building Operations and Production
Julia Erickson, Associate Production Manager
Janet Huyck, Production Coordinator
Grace Heatherington-Tilka, Production Coordinator
Samantha Goessner, Technical Manager
Michael Petermeier, Security and Housekeeping Director
Ladon Peterson, Assistant Housekeeping Manager
Jim Dear, Assistant Housekeeping Manager
Mark Dalglish,** Head of Properties
Molly Gubbins,** Assistant Properties
Wendell Bell,** Head Sound Engineer
Collin Sherraden,** Assistant Sound Engineer
Boris Kilmer,** Assistant Carpenter
Marc Johnson,** Head Electrician
HousekeepersBashule Gammada, Guillermo Bueno Luna, Sam Norris, Scott Pekarek, Sam Sevlie, Sinknish Zerafu, Barry Ashford
Security AttendantsDennis Bauchwitz, Lawrence Chansi, Karyn Cronin,  Reginald Page, Martin Sullivan, David Thorsrud
Jeffrey Osberg,* Chief Engineer
Building EngineersPatrick Dreher,* Sam Lienke,* Kelly Whitwam*

The Ordway employs more than 200 Ushers, Doorkeepers, Stagehands, Bartenders, Baristas, Ticket Services Associates, Security Guards, Medics, and Police Officers.

** Personnel of the production staff are represented by the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees.
* Personnel of the engineering staff are represented by the International Union of Operating Engineers.

Ordway Advisors

The Ordway is committed to advancing the work of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) in its programming and business practices. Taking Our Place Centerstage is an ongoing initiative that is central to the work of DEI. It is an initiative through which the Ordway, together with members of African and African American communities, collaborate in a continuing partnership fo creative programming, education and entertainment for us all. Ordway staff collaborates with Organizational Strategist Robin Hickman, also the program’s founder, on this initiative.